Vista ultimate not updating
For XP: e Data Security v2.2.1084, 2.2.2086, 2.2.4087, 2.2.4088 For Vista: e Data Security v2.5.3028, 2.5.3032, 2.5.4032, 2.5.4033, 2.5.4034 Premium Ready, please click here. Step2: Back up personal data Before the upgrade, you should back up all your important data.You can use Acer e Recovery Management to back up the entire system and create a bootable CD/DVD.
If that doesn't help, please see the step-by-step instructions I posted on 16-Jun-2016 in m#l's thread Updates not working, it has been searching for updates for hours in the Microsoft Answers forum for a possible workaround.It's one of the best sources of information I've found to date on these slow Windows Updates and any new developments will likely be posted there.----------- System Manufacturer/Model Number HP Pavilion dv6835ca OS Vista Home Premium 32-bit SP2 CPU Intel Core2Duo T5550 @ 1.83 GHz Motherboard Quanta 30D2 (U2E1) Memory 3 GB RAM Graphics Card NVIDIA Ge Force 8400M GS Sound Card Realtek High Definition Audio System Manufacturer/Model Number Custom Built OS Windows 7 Professional x64 Windows Vista Business x64 CPU Intel Core i5-3570 @ 3.4GHz Motherboard Asus P8P67 Pro Memory 12GB DDR3-1600 Graphics Card NVIDIA Ge Force GTX960 4GB Sound Card Realtek HD Audio (Built in) Monitor(s) Displays Dell E2210H, Dell E2010HC Screen Resolution 1920x1080, 1600x900 Keyboard Dell Quietkey (Once again old, but feels great!The KB3161608 June 2016 update rollup for Windows 7 SP1 included six hotfixes, including KB3161647 (Windows Update Client for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2: June 2016) that adds "an optimization that addresses long scan time for updates".Again, Woody notes in that article that "there's no analogous patch for Vista customers".This document describes how to install an updated version of the graphics driver on a computer that runs Windows 8, Windows 7, or Vista.
The graphics driver is system software that controls a computer's video adapter (sometimes called a Adobe does not support the installation of graphics drivers and provides the information in this document only as a courtesy.
See my List of Free Driver Updater Tools for reviews of the best ones out there.
Time Required: It usually takes around 15 minutes to update a driver a Windows, even less time if the driver is self-installable or you get it via Windows Update (more on all of that below).
Unfortunately, the Windows Vista updates have been slowed down a lot.
It will take hours for it to get passed 0% on both the downloading and the installing.
Updating drivers is also a great troubleshooting step when the device is having some kind of problem or is generating an error, like a Device Manager error code.